I think as we age our need for shoes changes. Our needs can also change due to different health conditions. For example, if you have neuropathy, you may be looking for something that is more roomy and has more cushion for comfort — check our member recommendations in the following discussion:
Does anyone find that a brand of shoes helps your foot neuropathy? — https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/does-anyone-find-that-a-brand-of-shoes-helps-your-foot-neuropathy/
You may also want to check out the following Newsfeed article on Finding the perfect shoe:
I used to call slipons shoes for kids and old people. Since I now get senior discounts, I have found myself buying mostly slipon shoes as a convenience – easy on, easy off. How about you — Do you have any recommendations on a particular shoe that has served you well?